Elisha Abbo Is Only Looking For A Scapegoats – Godswill Akpabio
The senate president, Godswill Akpabio, has described Senator Elisha Abbo’s allegations as “the swan song of a man looking for scapegoats.”
The Adamawa North Senator. Elisha Abbo had alleged that the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio is responsible for the Court of Appeal ruling that sacks him.
Reacting to Abbo’s allegations through his media aide, Eseme Eyiboh, Akpabio said contrary to Abbo’s claim, he has no reason to witch-hunt the sacked lawmaker.
Addressing newsmen, Eyiboh said, “It is unfortunate if he actually said that Akpabio was responsible for his removal. That’s the swan song of a man looking for scapegoats.
“The Court of Appeal across the country decides cases based on the provisions of the Electoral Act and evidence advanced by petitioners. The Senate President has no reason to witch-hunt any of his colleagues.”
Abbo also alleged that four other senators who worked against the emergence of Akpabio as Senate President had been penciled down to be sacked.
He stated that Senator Orji Uzor Kalu was Akpabio’s next target.
Abbo was among the Senators that campaigned for Senator Yari during the struggle to elect Senate President.